Newsletter Topic Index
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Banking and Financeback to top
Usurious Convertible LoansNovember 2021
Business Ethicsback to top
Fraud in the Recruitment of Student AthletesFebruary 2021
Are You Monitoring Compliance with Your Compliance Program?May 2021
Contractsback to top
Creative Commons LicensesAugust 2020
Validity of Electronic SignaturesSeptember 2020
The Doctrine of Unjust EnrichmentOctober 2020
Enforceability of Liquidated Damages Provision in Settlement AgreementDecember 2020
Enforceability of Sole Remedy ClausesJanuary 2021
Usurious Convertible LoansNovember 2021
Dismissal of Refund Claims Arising From a Shift to Remote LearningJanuary 2022
Credit and Collectionback to top
Usurious Convertible LoansNovember 2021
Defamationback to top
The Privilege Defense to a Defamation ClaimNovember 2020
Employment Lawback to top
Employment Discrimination Against Gay and Transgender EmployeesAugust 2020
The Privilege Defense to a Defamation ClaimNovember 2020
What Can We Learn About Succession Planning from the NFL?November 2020
Mandating Vaccinations in the WorkplaceJanuary 2021
Should we banish Ban the Box legislation?March 2021
Don't Take a Page from the Hayley Paige Playbook!May 2021
Covid-19 Precautions for Employees and Customers of Hair SalonsJune 2021
Should we blue pencil the blue pencil rule in the non-compete context?July 2021
Alternatives to Non-CompetesAugust 2021
New York Attorney General Takes Aim at No-Poach AgreementsSeptember 2021
Dealing with Employment Applicant Subject to Non-CompeteOctober 2021
Who is an Employee for Work for Hire Purposes?October 2021
Morals Clauses in Employment ContractsNovember 2021
Health Lawback to top
New York Introduces Cov-19 PassportsApril 2021
Covid-19 Precautions for Employees and Customers of Hair SalonsJune 2021
Constitutionality of Vaccine MandatesSeptember 2021
Vaccination Status InquiriesJanuary 2022
Intellectual Propertyback to top
Creative Commons LicensesAugust 2020
Remedies for Trademark InfringementSeptember 2020
Applicability of Trademark Infringement Claims to Repurposed ProductsOctober 2020
Functional Aspects of Trade Dress are Not Protectible as TrademarksMarch 2021
Artist's Reference Licenses and Fair UseApril 2021
Don't Take a Page from the Hayley Paige Playbook!May 2021
Copyright Issues in Literary Mash UpsJune 2021
Antitrust Implications of Trademark AgreementsJuly 2021
Who is an Employee for Work for Hire Purposes?October 2021
Internet Lawback to top
Validity of Electronic SignaturesSeptember 2020
Amazon's Liability for Defective Products Sold on its WebsiteDecember 2021
Marketing, Sales and Competitionback to top
Applicability of Trademark Infringement Claims to Repurposed ProductsOctober 2020
Legal Guidelines for Endorsements and TestimonialsApril 2021
Antitrust Implications of Trademark AgreementsJuly 2021
New York Extends Right of Publicity Beyond DeathOctober 2021
Negotiation and Dispute Resolutionback to top
Enforceability of Liquidated Damages Provision in Settlement AgreementDecember 2020
Benefits of Early MediationFebruary 2021
Offers of Judgment as Dispute Resolution MechanismsFebruary 2021
Do your employees know what team they are on?March 2021
Mediation Program for Trial-Ready Cases in Federal CourtMay 2021
EDNY Initiates Mediation Program for Trial-Ready CasesJune 2021
Must formal discovery precede mediation?July 2021
Personal Injury MediationAugust 2021
Sanctions for Failing to Comply with Rules in Court-Annexed MediationsAugust 2021
Overcoming the Challenges of Online MediationsNovember 2021
Should Mediators Have Access to Court FilesDecember 2021
The American Arbitration Association Adopts Rules for Multiple Case FilingsJanuary 2022
Privacyback to top
Constitutionality of Vaccine MandatesSeptember 2021
Vaccination Status InquiriesJanuary 2022
Products Liabilityback to top
Amazon's Liability for Defective Products Sold on its WebsiteDecember 2021
Risk Managementback to top
Should we banish Ban the Box legislation?March 2021
Are You Monitoring Compliance with Your Compliance Program?May 2021
Dealing with Employment Applicant Subject to Non-CompeteOctober 2021
Vaccination Status InquiriesJanuary 2022
The Legal Systemback to top
Can Anybody Really Sue on Anything?December 2020
EDNY Initiates Mediation Program for Trial-Ready CasesJune 2021
Personal Injury MediationAugust 2021
Sanctions for Failing to Comply with Rules in Court-Annexed MediationsAugust 2021